Vincent learned what hunger was like when he was only 10 years old. His father passed away, and his family struggled in the midst of that huge loss.
“We had no food in the house,” he remembers. “There were spider webs and cobwebs on the dishes. I ate toothpaste just to have something in my stomach.”
At Cityteam, Vincent has found relief from those familiar hunger pangs with delicious, hot meals. Just imagine the joy and relief he felt receiving a plate overflowing with ham, mashed potatoes, vegetables, and fresh fruit after experiencing such extreme hunger.Read More Stories
Your involvement is what makes it possible to change lives, families, and communities. Every program at Cityteam, from a hot meal to addiction recovery, is only possible because of support from individuals, companies, churches, and schools who care about helping others. You don’t have to be a superhero to make a difference. Here are some ways YOU can get involved.
Providing hot, nutritious meals to people
struggling with hunger.
A program that offers men the ability to escape the vice-grip of addiction through individual and group counseling.
Our Learning Center allows men in our recovery program to achieve their individual learning goals.
Can I ask you to partner with Cityteam Oakland in transforming our local community? Together we can give the elderly, the homeless, or the low-income family a chance to find help through meeting real needs and to find hope that only God can provide. These moments can inspire them to change their lives.
We provide so many services (365 days a year) like hot meals, food boxes, warm & safe shelter, and life-saving programs for those lost in addiction and shame.
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